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Troopers

S. E. Whitman

Troopers

an informal history of the Plains Cavalry, 1865-1890.

by S. E. Whitman

  • 201 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Hastings House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. Cavalry.,
    • United States. Army -- Military life.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      StatementDrawings by Nick Eggenhofer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU766 .W44
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p.
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5850202M
      LC Control Number62010091
      OCLC/WorldCa1219810

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